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Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Salzburg (SZG)

Flight distance from San Francisco to Salzburg (San Francisco International Airport – Salzburg Airport) is 5942 miles / 9563 kilometers / 5164 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 45 minutes.

Map of flight path from San Francisco to Salzburg.

Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Salzburg Airport (SZG).

How far is Salzburg from San Francisco?

There are several ways to calculate distances between San Francisco and Salzburg. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5942.420 miles
  • 9563.397 kilometers
  • 5163.821 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 5927.614 miles
  • 9539.570 kilometers
  • 5150.956 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A San Francisco International Airport
City: San Francisco, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SFO
ICAO Code: KSFO
Coordinates: 37°37′8″N, 122°22′30″W

B Salzburg Airport
City: Salzburg
Country: Austria Flag of Austria
IATA Code: SZG
ICAO Code: LOWS
Coordinates: 47°47′35″N, 13°0′15″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Francisco and Salzburg is 8 hours. Salzburg is 8 hours ahead of San Francisco.

Time Difference

San Francisco, CA

 PDT

Salzburg

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 709 kg (1 563 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Salzburg (SZG).

Distance:
5942
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5942

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